Grosses

'Heaven Is For Real' Edges Out 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' for First Place Again on WednesdayApril 24, 2014 07:10 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Sony reports that Heaven Is for Real added another $1.87 million to its haul on Wednesday, representing a 23 percent drop from Tuesday and 49 percent from its opening Wednesday last week. The hit faith-based film has tallied $36.35 million domestically so far, 6 percent ahead of the 8-day total of Son of God.

Captain America: The Winter Soldier dropped 20 percent from Tuesday to $1.77 million yesterday, also giving it a 50 percent week-to-week decline. The sequel's 20-day domestic total is $207.1 million, 19 percent ahead of where Thor: The Dark World stood at the same point.

Rio 2 earned $1.51 million yesterday, off 22 percent from Tuesday and 50 percent from Wednesday of last week. With $81.2 million in the bank so far, the animated sequel's 13-day gross is 7 percent behind the pace of its 2011 predecessor.

Warner Bros. reports that Transcendence posted $0.76 million yesterday, off 26 percent from Tuesday. The sci-fi flick has taken in $13.68 million through 6 days, 26 percent less than 2011's Source Code in the same time frame.

Disneynature's Bears claimed $0.61 million on Wednesday for a 35 percent decline from is Earth Day boost on Tuesday. The flick's 6-day total is $6.97 million, or about 46 percent less than the 6-day start of 2012's Chimpanzee.

Last but not least, A Haunted House 2 slid 27 percent from Tuesday to bring in $0.45 million yesterday. Having taken in $10.58 million so far, the sequel is behind the pace of its 2013 predecessor by 49 percent.

 

Daily Domestic Gross Sun, Oct. 9 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Oct. 9 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit$4,899,451-31%3,645--$1,344$16,048,6301DreamWorks
2Flightplan$2,864,297-40%3,323-101$862$60,915,5143Disney
3In Her Shoes$2,783,806-34%2,808--$991$10,016,8881Fox
4Two for the Money$2,283,700-35%2,391--$955$8,704,0831Universal
5Tim Burton's Corpse Bride$1,942,439-32%3,004-200$647$42,115,1963Warner Bros.
6Waiting...$1,758,638-17%1,652--$1,065$6,022,2011Lionsgate
7Serenity$1,532,084-33%2,1891$700$18,020,6732Universal
8A History of Violence$1,384,241-37%1,3400$1,033$16,394,7233New Line
9Into the Blue$1,345,187-32%2,7890$482$13,903,0702Sony / Columbia
10The Greatest Game Ever Played$1,045,679-40%1,810796$578$8,681,1382Disney